Commit 146c4835 authored by JINMEI Tatuya's avatar JINMEI Tatuya
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[trac910] revised Question::toWire() so that it handles truncation case.

This is not directly related to the subject of this ticket, but
would be necessary to complete the TSIG + TC bit support.
parent 62f912bd
......@@ -74,7 +74,6 @@ class QuestionTest(unittest.TestCase):
self.assertEqual(" IN NS\n", str(self.test_question1))
self.assertEqual(" CH A\n", self.test_question2.to_text())
def test_to_wire_buffer(self):
obuffer = bytes()
obuffer = self.test_question1.to_wire(obuffer)
......@@ -82,7 +81,6 @@ class QuestionTest(unittest.TestCase):
wiredata = read_wire_data("question_toWire1")
self.assertEqual(obuffer, wiredata)
def test_to_wire_renderer(self):
renderer = MessageRenderer()
......@@ -91,5 +89,13 @@ class QuestionTest(unittest.TestCase):
self.assertEqual(renderer.get_data(), wiredata)
self.assertRaises(TypeError, self.test_question1.to_wire, 1)
def test_to_wire_truncated(self):
renderer = MessageRenderer()
self.assertEqual(0, renderer.get_length())
if __name__ == '__main__':
......@@ -57,10 +57,19 @@ Question::toWire(OutputBuffer& buffer) const {
unsigned int
Question::toWire(AbstractMessageRenderer& renderer) const {
const size_t pos0 = renderer.getLength();
// Make sure the renderer has a room for the question
if (renderer.getLength() > renderer.getLengthLimit()) {
renderer.trim(renderer.getLength() - pos0);
return (0);
return (1); // number of "entries"
......@@ -201,23 +201,23 @@ public:
/// class description).
/// The owner name will be compressed if possible, although it's an
/// unlikely event in practice because the %Question section a DNS
/// unlikely event in practice because the Question section a DNS
/// message normally doesn't contain multiple question entries and
/// it's located right after the Header section.
/// Nevertheless, \c renderer records the information of the owner name
/// so that it can be pointed by other RRs in other sections (which is
/// more likely to happen).
/// In theory, an attempt to render a Question may cause truncation
/// (when the Question section contains a large number of entries),
/// but this implementation doesn't catch that situation.
/// It would make the code unnecessarily complicated (though perhaps
/// slightly) for almost impossible case in practice.
/// An upper layer will handle the pathological case as a general error.
/// It could be possible, though very rare in practice, that
/// an attempt to render a Question may cause truncation
/// (when the Question section contains a large number of entries).
/// In such a case this method avoid the rendering and indicate the
/// truncation in the \c renderer. This method returns 0 in this case.
/// \param renderer DNS message rendering context that encapsulates the
/// output buffer and name compression information.
/// \return 1
/// \return 1 on success; 0 if it causes truncation
unsigned int toWire(AbstractMessageRenderer& renderer) const;
/// \brief Render the Question in the wire format without name compression.
......@@ -106,6 +106,22 @@ TEST_F(QuestionTest, toWireRenderer) {
obuffer.getLength(), &wiredata[0], wiredata.size());
TEST_F(QuestionTest, toWireTruncated) {
// If the available length in the renderer is too small, it would require
// truncation. This won't happen in normal cases, but protocol wise it
// could still happen if and when we support some (possibly future) opcode
// that allows multiple questions.
// Set the length limit to the qname length so that the whole question
// would request truncated
EXPECT_FALSE(renderer.isTruncated()); // check pre-render condition
EXPECT_EQ(0, test_question1.toWire(renderer));
EXPECT_EQ(0, renderer.getLength()); // renderer shouldn't have any data
// test operator<<. We simply confirm it appends the result of toText().
TEST_F(QuestionTest, LeftShiftOperator) {
ostringstream oss;
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